The first sign of corruption in a society that is still alive is that the end justifies the means.
Author: Georges Bernanos (1888-1948)
Profession: French Novelist, Political Writer
We have perhaps a natural fear of ends. We would rather be always on the way than arrive. Given the means, we hang on to them and often forget the ends.
Author: Eric Hoffer (1902-1983)
Profession: American Author, Philosopher
The end may justify the means as long as there is something that justifies the end.
Author: Leon Trotsky (1879-1940)
Profession: Russian Revolutionary